The British are desperate to shorten the length of WW2 and propose a daring raid to smash Germany's industrial heart. At first the objective looks impossible until a British scientist invents an ingenious weapon capable of destroying the planned target. Written by
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The story of the "bombs that had to bounce" - and the air-devils who had to drop 'em!
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Did You Know?
The RAF supplied most of the aircraft, at a cost of £130 per hour. This expense consumed 10% of the film's budget. See more
Bomber Harris normally wears the cap of an Air Chief Marshal (with 2 rows of scrambled eggs). In a scene at Reculver his cap has only 1 row (the cap for Air Commodores, Group Captains and Wing Commanders). See more
How many guns do you think there are, Trevor?
I'd say there are about ten guns - some in the field, and some in the tower.
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The Dam Busters
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